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Welcome to Counter Communications, where you find melancholy, creepy, edgy music - regardless of genre. Our composers and musicians are alchemists of angst, experts of edgy,  masters of melancholy, creators of creep. From cues, and instrumentals to songs, score and dark cover versions.

You can easily license our tracks through our one-stop boutique library or get custom music for your projects.

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New Album: "Rising Tension 3"
June 13, 2019
Feel the tension with these orchestral/electronic tracks - perfect for (true) crime, action, trailers, and suspense. From brooding electronics to full orchestral darkness.

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New Album: "Undercover Mission - 80's Synth Score" by Chris Wirsig
June 13, 2019
Travelling back in time to the classic synthesizer scores of the 1980's. From dark horror to crime fighters and the Top Guns (pun intended). Electronic score cues in the style of Harold Faltermeyer, John Carpenter, Tangerine Dream, James Horner, and Brad Fiedel.


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New Album: "Oblivion Blues - Dark Psychedelic Guitar"
by Garrett Harrington

May 9, 2019
Get the visions going with these psychedelic guitar/electronic tracks, echoing the long gone era of psychedelic bands as well as current stoner rock. Perfect for the weirder scenes, hallucinating minds, and otherworldly landscapes.

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New Album: "Lost Refrain - Somber Solo Piano" by Akira Komatsu
May 9, 2019
Classical solo piano cues - somber, melancholy, and haunting. From dark romantic vibes to sad farewell odes.


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New Album: "Amidst The Ashes - Harsh Electro Metal" by Garrett Harrington
May 9, 2019
From hard rocking to otherwordly weird, these Hybrid Heavy Metal tracks send you into an occult, action-packed netherworld. Perfect for action, extreme sport, and all tension driven scenes.


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New Album: "End Of Days - Apocalyptic Tension"
April 3, 2019
Welcome to the end-times. The tracks on "End Of Days" transport you to a dystopian future, alien worlds, and harsh realities. Guest Of Rapture and Garrett Harrington bring on the fight between man and machine, the struggle in apocalyptic times. Perfect for action scenes, dystopian horror, science fiction, and dark stalkers.

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New Album: "Terror Fields - Dystopian Action" by Chris Wirsig
April 3, 2019
Threatening machines, warrior cyborgs, and humans fighting alien technology - this is the sonic world of "Terror Fields." Chris Wirsig melds harsh, often dubstep influenced electronic sounds with orchestral tension to open new dystopian worlds. Perfect for science fiction, trailers, action...

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New Album: "Creeping - Pulsing, Droning Atmospheres"
by Garrett Harrington

April 3, 2019
Futuristic and otherworldly - these dark tracks by Garrett Harrington transport you to dystopian lands, demonic dungeons and alien planets. Full of tension, fear and eerie atmospheres.

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New Playlist: Dark Rites of Spring
March 19, 2019
Spring is coming, but it breeds dark flowers...
Foreboding shadows of flying witches, somber memories of unrequited love, and haunting ghosts of life itself.

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New Library Album: “Hackertracks And Cybercrimeby Michael Engesser
March 6, 2019
Computers, networks, crime and murder - Michael Engesser brings the digital underground to life with these haunting, suspenseful tensions tracks.

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New Library Album: “Badlands Danger Zone
March 6, 2019

Dystopian worlds, deserted temples, and unknown adventures await with these droning, foreboding tension cues. Hybrid sounds between electronic gloom and orchestral or rock timbres.
Featuring tracks by Guest Of Rapture, Jon Gary, Steven Buckner, and Chris Wirsig.
 
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New Library Album: “Low-End Tensionby Chris Wirsig
February 13, 2019
Fear and Horror - that's what these droning, pulsing cues bring to your projects. Chris Wirsig goes in at the deep end, torments the low frequencies and sub basses, and offers dark, eerie cues, perfect for tension, suspense, and dystopian challenges.

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New Library Album: “Transmissions From Hell - Industrial and Dark Wave

by Audio Terrorist
February 13, 2019
From eerie Dark Wave and harsh Industrial to emotive Techno and gothy club sounds - Audio Terrorist return with original instrumentals from the early 90's, perfect for tense, creepy, otherworldly and chase or club scenes. In the vein of Nine Inch Nails, Skinny Puppy, Aphex Twin...

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New Library Album: “We Are Inside - Ambient Horror
by Guest Of Rapture
January 18, 2019
Harsh, creepy and dystopian - our newest artist Guest Of Rapture will bring your fear factor to new levels. Featuring ambient pieces, creepy electronic symphonies, and harsh action cues. Perfect for horror, fantasy, challenges, and scripted reality.

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latest library albums

  Oblivion Blues -
Dark, Psychedelic Guitar
Psychedelic guitar/electronic tracks, perfect for weirder scenes, hallucinating minds & otherworldly landscapes...
 listen & license


Lost Refrain -
Somber Solo Piano
Classic solo piano cues - somber, melancholy and haunting. From dark romatic to sad farewell.
listen & license


Amidst The Ashes - Harsh Electro Metal
From hard rocking to otherworldly weird, these tracks send you into an occult, action-packed netherworld
 listen & license


End Of Days -
Apocalyptic Tension
Dystopian futures, alien worlds and harsh sounds - perfect for action, horror, science fiction...
 listen & license


Terror Fields -
Dystopian Action
Threatening machines, warrior cyborgs, and humans fighting alien technology
listen & license


Creeping - Pulsing, Droning Atmospheres
Futuristic and ohterworldly tracks, full of tension, fear, and eerie atmospheres
 listen & license


Hackertracks And Cybercrimes
Computers, networks, crime and murder - haunting, suspenseful tension tracks
 listen & license


Badlands Danger Zone
Dystopian worlds, deserted temples, and unknown adventures await with these hybrid droning, foreboding tension cues
 listen & license


Low-End Tension
Low frequencies and sub basses, dark, eerie cues, perfect for tension, suspense, and dystopian challenges
 listen & license


Transmissions From Hell.
Industrial & Dark Wave
Instrumentals from the early 90's, perfect for tense, creepy, and chase or club scenes. In the vein of Nine Inch Nails, Skinny Puppy...
 listen & license



We Are Inside -
Ambient Horror
Harsh, creepy and dystopian, bringing your fear factor to new levels. Perfect for horror, fantasy, challenges, and scripted reality
 listen & license



Dark Piano
Chilling solo piano cues,
perfect for drama, crime, horror. From somber sadness to eerie stalkers
 listen & license


Deep Into The Rose -
Electronic Instrumentals
Emotive, hypnotizing instrumentals in the vein of Tangerine Dream, Vangelis, Stranger Things
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Heavy Metal Beast
Hard rocking cues
for action, sport, horror.
Original Heavy Metal feeling
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Pleasure And Pain -
Classic Goth Rock
Harsh, hybrid tension tracks for dystopian worlds
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Pulsing Tension 3
Tension cues with tribal drums, chants and orchestral/
electronic elements
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Dystopia Unfold
Harsh, hybrid tension tracks for dystopian worlds
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Tribal Tension
Tension cues with tribal drums, chants and orchestral/
electronic elements
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Pulsing Tension 2
brooding, eerie, always tension focused and dramatic
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Dying Dreams:
Dystopian Electropop
Electropop/Electropunk with a rough, underground edge
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latest releases

no:carrier & Scilla
Chasing Tears
trip hop | electro jazz
     


Chris Wirsig
Starshot

electronic | instrumental
     


no:carrier, Mills, Nadia S
Lovesong

epic | orchestral | Cure cover
     


no:carrier
Bad Moon Rising

darkwave | electropop | synthpop

     

Chris Wirsig
Signals From...

electronic | instrumental

     


no:carrier
Broken Rainbow

darkwave | electropop | synthpop

     



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